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Blazing Saddles

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154 Yorkeys Knob Rd, Yorkeys Knob, Queensland 4878, Australia
+61 7 4055 7400
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US$ 98.50*
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Horse Riding Tour from Cairns
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US$ 106.07*
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ATV Quad Bike Tour from Cairns
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US$ 159.11*
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Full-day Horse Riding and ATV Tour from Cairns
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Blazing Saddles is the longest established horse riding and quad bike tour company in Far North Queensland. Locally owned and operated, it is now located only 10mins from both Cairns and Northern Beaches to suit even the most time conscious visitor or perfect for a soft adventure activity for the whole family!Blazing Saddles is now a working sugar cane farm and the property also boasts an 18 acre billabong which is abundant with native birds and amphibious creatures of all shapes and sizes! You will also meet our resident geese, peacocks and ducks, perhaps even spot a crocodile!We cater for large groups as well as the corporate and incentive market making these activities great for team building ideas.Our Horse-riding tour offers a safe, relaxing way to meander through rainforest pockets, mangrove wetland, sugarcane fields and native bush! With a stable of horses to suit all ages and levels, this is a perfect family adventure. Our horses have a friendly, mature nature and will be matched to each riders experience and ability. Draw up on horse-back alongside our 18 acre billabong for a billy tea over a camp fire and the chance to see a croc in the wild!Our Quad Bikes are easy to ride and provide the perfect adventure. With a fleet of both 90cc and 250cc bikes, your guides will ensure the perfect balance between safety and fun! So easy to ride, our group sizes remain small, to guarantee your personalized experience. Anyone can do it!
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“quad biking” (31 reviews)
“cane fields” (12 reviews)
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154 Yorkeys Knob Rd, Yorkeys Knob, Queensland 4878, Australia
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+61 7 4055 7400
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"quad biking"
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"cane fields"
in 12 reviews
"an experienced rider"
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"advanced riders"
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"horse riding experience"
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"tight corners"
in 3 reviews
"nice scenery"
in 3 reviews
"bus driver"
in 4 reviews
"skill level"
in 3 reviews
"awesome fun"
in 4 reviews
"the staff were great"
in 5 reviews
"thanks guys"
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"whole family"
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"special thanks"
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"practice track"
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"horses"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was the only one in the group not from a big group of Japanese tourists who for the most part hadn’t ever ridden a quad. As an experienced rider the first 15 minutes or so were extremely boring driving along at a snails pace....More

Thank Richard K
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I were on a P&O cruise which docked in Cairns. We privately booked a horse riding session with Blazing Saddles. We were picked up from the ship terminal by the informative and super friendly Aussie bus driver. We had a blast doing...More

Thank kath19602015
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would highly reccoment this tour. The staff were super friendly, everyone of them. From the bus driver to the guide to the owner. They made he experience 100 times better. The ATV’s were good quality and super easy to ride the tracks had all...More

Thank AprilHollywood
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a group of 6 adults, 2 wanted horse riding and the rest of us the quad biking. Not a single person in either group didn’t enjoy themselves! I am a complete beginner on an ATV and the others had some experience but our...More

Thank Kylee J
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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

I was a solo traveller visiting Cairns in Apr 2018. I tried ATV with Blazing Saddles Adventure. It was awesome and definitely a highlight of my trip. One day, after finishing a ballooning tour in the morning, I was half-day free. I decided to go...More

Thank howard i
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

If you are a total beginner and like walking at a snails pace nose to tail then this is for you, if you want to trot or heaven forbid canter, forget it. Unfortunately all the other riders were beginners and the pace was dictated by...More

Thank herm1t
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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

A gang of lads decided to visit on a quiet Sunday. We got picked up by the bus and were landed in a shed told to put on gum boots which were scattered everywhere and full of water and told pick a pair of glasses...More

Thank Dallas69r
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Picked up from the hotel and only a 15 min ride before you are ready to drive ATVs. They provide boots so your shoes aren’t ruined. Even with bug spray I was bit 30times so lather it up and spray over your clothes. They start...More

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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

My 14yr old daughter and I had a very enjoyable time with this tour. The staff were friendly and helpful. The horses we rode were very calm and knew the track very well. Very easy ride around the property for beginners.

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